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Kaiser Wilhelm’s great-great-grandson to attend Croydon’s Silent Night carols

Posted on December 8th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. 1 Comment

Prince Philip Kiril of Prussia, great-great-grandson of Kaiser Wilhelm II, will visit Croydon next week (Tuesday 9th December) to deliver a timely message. 

Release begins: It was under the orders of his great-great-grandfather that the German army went to war in August 1914. A century later, Prince Kiril will bring a message of peace and reconciliation to Silent Night Carols – a commemorative carol service, remembering WW1 and the Christmas Truce of … Read More »



Remembering the World War One Christmas truce: ‘Silent Night’ at the Crystal Palace stadium

Posted on December 2nd, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

Croydon-born football novelist Steve Goddard will travel down from St Helens near Liverpool for Silent Night Carols at Selhurst Park (7pm, Tuesday 9th December). 

Release begins: ‘It will be a special night in a special place,’ said Goddard, whose social history novel, Rattles & Rosettes, follows two supporters, from Burnley and Crystal Palace, a century apart.

Palace manager Neil Warnock and Prince Philip Kiril of Prussia, great-great-grandson of Kaiser Wilhelm … Read More »